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South America

The continent of South America is a hugely popular destination for tourists. The legendary ruins of Machu Picchu, the mighty Amazon jungle and the amazing wildlife of the Galapagos islands make South America a fascinating continent to visit. Our tours focus on Peru, Ecuador and Bolivia, with our group tours covering highlights like the Salar de Uyuni salt flats, Colca Canyon, Lake Titicaca, the Inca Trail, the Amazon and the Galapagos Islands.

Video of the Week – Peru, Empire of Hidden Treasures

With what is likely to be one of the world’s most dramatic and easily recognisable ancient ruins in the form of Machu Picchu, Peru is surely a top contender on the bucket lists of travellers across the world. This is … Continue reading

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World Wonders – Iguazú Falls

Straddling the border between Argentina and Brazil, the Iguazú River tumbles down the Paraná Plateau, forming some 275 waterfalls in the process. The name, Iguazú, literally means “big water” and this place certainly lives up to the name. Even the … Continue reading

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Top 5 ways to wander the world’s wonders

Usually when one talks about travel, we think about boarding a plane. But once you’ve arrived, there are far more exciting ways to see the world. Here are our top 5 modes of transport in a few of our favourite … Continue reading

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Extra Time in Buenos Aires

Guest expert Anna Maria Espsäter writes her first post for us today. Join us as she explores things to do in Buenos Aires when you’ve got time to kill and a taste for adventure. There’s enough in Buenos Aires to keep … Continue reading

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Photo Showcase – The sights of Nicaragua

Today guest blogger Clare Kendall offers a glimpse into life in Nicaragua with these stunning photos. See more of Clare’s images at

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Photo Showcase: A journey through Ecuador

Clare Kendall is a multi award-winning photojournalist based in Wiltshire, and her photographs and written articles have appeared in newspapers and magazines across the globe. Enjoy these extraordinary photos of hers from Ecuador, from villages and their colourful markets to … Continue reading

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Travel Unplugged – Top 10 ways to get off the grid

In this digital world we live in, it’s good to know there are still some places left that offer little or absolutely no connectivity at all – no way to get in touch with all those ‘friends’ and followers through … Continue reading

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Video of the Week: The City of Samba

South America is a particularly popular destination for our many Facebook Competition entrants, and this video explains why. (PS You should really enter if you haven’t done so yet!) How could you resist when there are parties like the Rio … Continue reading

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Photo Showcase – top five festival highlights

Summer is on its way in the Northern Hemisphere, bringing an armful of exciting festivals to entertain and delight locals and travellers alike in destinations across the world. And as the seasons change and bring warm weather back to the … Continue reading

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Video of the Week – Inti-Ñan.

This week’s video tells a story that many of you will be familiar with. It starts with that simple but unnervingly powerful desire to ‘see the world’, and ends… well it ends differently for everyone doesn’t it? Anyone who loves … Continue reading

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